New Program Honors Outstanding School District Employees

October 7, 2011 ( - National Life Group has unveiled a new program to recognize outstanding educators, administrators, and school district employees who work in K-12 schools.

“The LifeChanger of the Year program is designed to reward school district employees who strive to make a positive difference in the lives of their students,” said Mehran Assadi, CEO of National Life Group, according to “The LifeChangers of the Year will be recognized for exemplifying excellence, positive influence, and leadership.”   

In this inaugural year of the program, LifeChangers will be recognized in 22 school districts in Florida, Texas, California, and Nevada. More than 350,000 educators are eligible in those 22 districts, which include some of the largest school districts in the country, the article said.   

One winner will be chosen in each district. Students, parents, teachers, administrators can nominate school district employees on a special Web site, Each winner will receive a cash award and the school will be presented with a classroom award that includes electronic pads, Nook Readers, and classroom supplies.